Denis Droppa Group motoring editor

Denis Droppa has spent 28 years as a motoring journalist on two and four wheels, covering new-model launches, road tests, motorsport, and the motor industry.

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Tito Mboweni hits SA commuters with a 27c-a-litre hike in the fuel levy

The AA says the levy and high oil prices may edge fuel prices into record territory

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Hyundai Grand i10 is a grown-up budget hatch

Latest version of brand’s best-selling car is refined, economical and surprisingly roomy

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Five top motoring innovations of 2020

From solar-powered cars to "see-through" bonnets, these clever ideas turned science fiction into reality

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Jaguar F-Type R roars and claws

Updated British grand tourer is a supercharged sizzler with improved steering

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Motoring winners and losers of 2020

Summing up the good, the bad and the ugly of a virus-affected automotive year

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Audi Q3 Sportback combines styling flair with utility

Less rear headroom, but this SUV-coupe has edgy styling and a great ride

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Benoni’s Formula K track offers thrilling racing experiences

The Christmas holidays may be the ideal time to buy the petrolhead in your life a high-adrenaline driving experience or host a company team-building ...

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Fikile Mbalula wants you to toot for road safety

Transport minister calls on motorists to toot their horns every day at 12 noon to show support for Arrive Alive campaign

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
Suzuki Jimny celebrates five decades of offroad prowess

The Jimny has worn a number of name tags since it was first launched in 1970 as the LJ10 (for Light Jeep 10) with a two-stroke 360cc engine, but in ...

Denis Droppa Group motoring editor
The 10 top bakkies launched in 2020

Despite the lockdown, there was a deluge of pickups launched this year

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